[sword-devel] Reliability with wrong input?

Martin Gruner sword-devel@crosswire.org
Wed, 5 Jun 2002 22:14:08 +0200

> There is a difference between detecting & reporting and fixing.  If the
> application crashes, you're not likely to get a decent bug report, just a
> frustrated user.  If they get an error dialog that says "this module is
> bad, please report it to this email address..." you're much more likely to
> get a helpful report, IMHO.

I completely agree. Esp. the filters in sword need more robustness than now. 
Ideally, users should know which module has which kind of error in which 
place to give good reports.